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Tutorials:  Tutorials:  
* [http://helios.bto.ed.ac.uk/bto/statistics/tress1.html The really easy statistics site] by Jim Deacon, Uni of Edinburgh  great starting point  * [http://helios.bto.ed.ac.uk/bto/statistics/tress1.html The really easy statistics site] by Jim Deacon, Uni of Edinburgh  great starting point  
  * [  +  * [[BMJ Statistical Notes series]]  very accessible article series on statistics in medicine 
* Intuitive Biostatistics, chapter 37: [http://www.graphpad.com/www/book/Choose.htm Choosing a statistical test] and chapter 12: [http://www.graphpad.com/www/book/Interpret.htm Interpreting nonsignificant p values] from the site of the GraphPad software  * Intuitive Biostatistics, chapter 37: [http://www.graphpad.com/www/book/Choose.htm Choosing a statistical test] and chapter 12: [http://www.graphpad.com/www/book/Interpret.htm Interpreting nonsignificant p values] from the site of the GraphPad software  
Online books:  Online books:  
+  * [http://davidmlane.com/hyperstat/index.html HyperStat] statistics textbook by David Lane (prof. for psychology & statistics)  
+  * [http://www.tufts.edu/~gdallal/LHSP.HTM The Little Handbook of Statistical Practice] by Gerard E. Dallal (chief of the Biostatistics Unit, Tufts Uni)  
* [http://www.statsoft.com/textbook/stathome.html Electronic Statistics Textbook] by StatSoft  * [http://www.statsoft.com/textbook/stathome.html Electronic Statistics Textbook] by StatSoft  
* [http://www.visualstatistics.net/Visual%20Statistics%20Multimedia/Outline%20of%20Visual%20Statistics.htm Visual Statistics Book] by Cruise Scientific  * [http://www.visualstatistics.net/Visual%20Statistics%20Multimedia/Outline%20of%20Visual%20Statistics.htm Visual Statistics Book] by Cruise Scientific  
  
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The statistics portal might become a central place for everything related to statistical analysis in biological research. As a central starting point it might provide links to pages discussing individual statistical topics in detail as well as listing useful software and recommended external web pages. Help it grow by contributing content. 
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Quotes Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable.

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